Schaeffler extends contract with Chief Technology Officer Uwe Wagner


At its meeting today, the Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG renewed the contract with Uwe Wagner (56), Chief Technology Officer, early for five years until September 30, 2027.

                                        Uwe Wagner, Chief Technology Officer of the Schaeffler Group

Uwe Wagner has been with the Schaeffler Group in various functions since 1993. Before his appointment as Chief Technology Officer of the Schaeffler Group in October 2019, the mechanical engineer was Head of Research and Development of the Automotive and Industrial divisions.

Georg F. W. Schaeffler, family shareholder and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG, said: “Being a technology leader in its markets, research and development are of exceptional importance to the Schaeffler Group. Uwe Wagner enjoys the full confidence of the Supervisory Board and has already provided significant impulses for key issues of the future such as producing and using hydrogen, new mobility concepts, and generating renewable energy.”

Dr. Axel Lüdeke
Head of Group Communications & Public Affairs
Schaeffler AG
Tel. +49  9132 82-8901